While his 88th birthday was yesterday, today is the day usually designated to celebrate the life and achievements of Martin Luther King. As this is a community focused on social and societal issues, it is only fitting that there would be a post dedicated ... Economic determinism is the idea that economic relationships are the basis of all social and political arrangements. This term started attracting attention during the primary campaign of Bernie Sanders, when the term was used as a perjorative by a minorit...3 participating The leaders of Social Justice Debates thought you might also enjoy participating in Hanfei, so they've made it a part of their community neighborhood! Check out the rest of Social Justice Debates community's neighborhood here. The leaders of Social Justice Debates thought you might also enjoy participating in Ending Toxic Discourse, so they've made it a part of their community neighborhood! Check out the rest of Social Justice Debates community's neighborhood here. To all of the members here, merry Christmas! While feminism is a worldwide movement, most of the prominent voices that are associated with the word "feminism" are, at least current, living in Anglophone (US, UK, Canada, Australia, NZ). Even countries such as India which have seen a rise in feminist ...3 participating Welcome to 2017! It's been almost half a year since this community was created. In the spirit of the new year, I'd like to get your feedback on the state of this community, and what kinds of topics we should talk about moving forward. Now with almost 1300... This is a post I found at Less Wrong about a strategy to argue more effectively. It seems useful to me. What do you think?